Russian Ministry of Justice: The International Criminal Court decision on homosexuals in Chechnya will not affect Russia
The possible decision of the International Criminal Court or ICC on the lawsuit brought by LGBT associations against the head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov will not have legal consequences for Russia. This was stated by the head of the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation, Alexander Konovalov, Interfax reports.
“What the court will decide is difficult for me to foresee but it should not have legal consequences for Russia,” he said at a briefing in St. Petersburg.
Earlier, three French LGBT associations filed a complaint with the ICC against Ramzan Kadyrov in connection with reports of the persecution of gay people …read more